December 19, 2008

What Would Your Gay Baby Look Like?

Filed by Prince Gomolvilas | December 19, 2008 | 6:00 PM | comments

One of the running themes on my blog, Bamboo Nation, is how I'm constantly pleading with hot male celebrities to father my children -- even though, you know, it's a biological impossibility. In fact, typical post titles have been "Edward...Read More

Queer music Friday - Sigur Rós

Filed by Alex Blaze | December 19, 2008 | 5:00 PM | comments

This is Sigur Rós, an Icelandic minimalist band whose lead singer, Jónsi Birgisson, is gay. Here's their video for "Viðrar vel til Loftárása," which rages against the heteropatriarchy, as much as a minimalist post-rock video could rage against anything: iPhone...Read More

Calm down: Rick Warren is not a big deal

Filed by Bil Browning | December 19, 2008 | 4:00 PM | comments

You might be surprised at my thoughts on the current Rick Warren scandal. I've hesitated to blog about it for the past couple of days, but as this story has grown bigger and bigger, it's time I stepped out and...Read More

Should "Inclusion" Include Everyone?

Filed by Waymon Hudson | December 19, 2008 | 2:30 PM | comments

It is pretty obvious to anyone how I feel about Rick Warren being chosen to deliver the blessing on inauguration day. Warren is a unabashed bigot draped in religious clothing who hates the entire LGBT community. And let's be clear,...Read More

Man does not live by doughnuts alone

Filed by Alex Blaze | December 19, 2008 | 1:30 PM | comments

365Gay is reporting that Geoff Kors, who led the No on Prop 8 campaign, has decided to boycott the inauguration because of Rick Warren's invocation. I suspect he won't be the last. What's getting me about this is the straight...Read More

Meeting of Indiana Presidential Electors

Filed by Jerame Davis | December 19, 2008 | 12:30 PM | comments

I recently had the honor and privilege to attend the Indiana Meeting of Presidential Electors. This is the meeting of Indiana's 11 Presidential Electors, essentially Indiana's contribution to the Electoral College. Indiana voted for a Democrat for the first time...Read More

Taylor v Rice: An Update

Filed by IN THE LIFE | December 19, 2008 | 12:00 PM | comments

iPhone users: Click to watch Denied admission to the Foreign Service in 2003, Lorenzo Taylor, with the aid of Lambda Legal, sued Secretary of State Condoleezza Rice for discrimination in the workplace. As part of our pioneering documentation of the...Read More

10 Tips for Managing the Holidays

Filed by Michele O'Mara | December 19, 2008 | 11:00 AM | comments

As promised, I've put together a quick list of 10 tips to help you negotiate the upcoming holidays. Here goes... Be intentional and decisive about how you spend the holidays Families tend to expect the same behaviors each year, so...Read More

That Weird Hug from Rick Warren

Filed by Guest Blogger | December 19, 2008 | 10:00 AM | comments

Editors' Note: Guest blogger Jeff Lutes is the Executive Director of Soulforce, a national civil rights and social justice organization dedicated to freedom for LGBT people through nonviolent direct action. According to the first three books of the New Testament,...Read More


Another introduction in another hall

Filed by Bil Browning | December 19, 2008 | 8:30 AM | comments

As the official blogmother, it's my joy and jubilation to announce that we have a new contributor! Please join me in welcoming Nathan Strang to the Bilerico family! Nathan came to our attention at the LGBT Bloggers Initiative in DC...Read More


The gays love a parade

Filed by Ed Team | December 19, 2008 | 7:30 AM | comments

"It is difficult to comprehend how our president-elect, who has been so spot-on in nearly every political move and gesture, could fail to grasp the symbolism of inviting an anti-gay theologian to deliver his inaugural invocation. And the Obama campaign's...Read More

Oh, Santa. Baby!

Filed by Bil Browning | December 19, 2008 | 7:00 AM | comments

iPhone users: Click to watch Oh, RuPaul. No one else makes me think "Sexy Santa" quite like you....Read More